Credit cards

American shoppers were quick off their marks early in the holiday-shopping season as retailers rang up the best sales increase since 2013, led by online purchases, according to a BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research report.
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December 4, 2019 12:01 AM
Paytm and Walmart are each offering credit in India to obtain a competitive advantage in an environment that's typically more welcoming than that of China.
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December 3, 2019 11:00 AM
The CFPB has promised an equal-access rule for small-business lending for nearly a decade. But Apple’s recent discrimination inquiry into its credit card could force the agency’s hand.
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December 3, 2019 12:01 AM
PayPal is moving ahead with plans to integrate with both Amex and Discover, and the details of how PayPal will work with these card networks are starting to take shape.
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November 26, 2019 11:25 AM
American Express is launching a credit card that provides consumers in the U.K. cash back for reaching physical activity goals.
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November 25, 2019 12:01 AM
Stripe and Adyen are among the best known and most VC-friendly firms that enable quick account onboarding for gig economy supply chains — but a lot of competitors are gunning for their position.
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November 20, 2019 2:15 PM
Deluxe Corp. will take over bill payment processing for private-label credit card issuer Synchrony beginning next year, absorbing Synchrony’s remittance operations and employees in Florida and Georgia.
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Alliance Data Systems Corp. planned on hiring Citi's Ralph Andretta as the top deputy to its new chief executive officer. Instead, it decided to name him as her replacement.
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November 8, 2019 1:39 PM
Two Mastercard issuers have enabled Mastercard’s True Name feature for customers who opt to use their preferred name on credit, debit and prepaid cards instead of their legal name, to support gender inclusion.
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November 8, 2019 1:19 PM
The adoption of payment cards over cash varies by nation, but debit ruled nearly everywhere on the continent.
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